Charge people for funding local news

Two successful tech-industry websites may have shown the media industry a path forward: shun advertising, and charge people for content. (Doug Chayka/The New York Times) -- NO SALES; FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY WITH NYT STORY SLUGGED CIR-STATE-COLUMN BY MANJOO FOR FEB. 8, 2018. ALL OTHER USE PROHIBITED. --
You could almost hear the trumpets blaring in the background of Mark Zuckerberg's announcement last week that Facebook would now promote local news stories in its News Feed.</...